2018 1/2 oz American Gold Eagle
1/2 oz American Gold Eagle coins are the next denomination down from their 1-ounce counterpart. Among the fractional gold products from the US Mint, this 1/2 ounce gold coin is known and valued anywhere and is stamped with a face value of $25 USD.
Augustus St-Gaudens originally sculpted the obverse of the American Gold Eagle was. The reverse of the coin depicts a bald eagle soaring above her nest signifying security to her family.
The American Gold Eagle works as legal tender in the United States. Every coin represents gold weight in troy ounces by the US Government. Like the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf the American Gold Eagle is offered in fractions of an ounce being 1/2 troy, 1/4 troy, and 1/10th troy with the same corresponding currency value of $25, $10, and $5.
All American Gold Eagles are minted with 22 karat gold, which means 91.67% of the coin’s alloy is pure gold. Approximately 8% of the alloy mix is silver and copper. This alloy mix makes the coin to be more durable than .999 bullion. Thus, while the coins weigh .5454 troy ounces, it still contains 1/2 troy ounce pure gold.
Since 1986, the American Gold Eagle has become one of the most popular gold coins in the world.
Store the 1/2 oz American Gold Eagle in your self-directed IRA along with other American Gold Eagle bullion products.
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